IBM Layoffs: Are the Numbers Real?

On the heels of 11 straight quarters of declining revenue, IBM Is rumored to be prepping massive layoffs—as much as 27 percent of its workforce, according to one source. IBM has publicly pooh-poohed the rumors, but that hasn't slowed the speculation. Do you think IBM is ready to trim its workforce significantly?


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on Feb 16, 2015

IBM should sell all of itself off and keep the software.

on Jan 29, 2015

Part will be layoffs, some bridge to retirement, some termination for performance, and some people fleeing the sinking ship.

on Jan 28, 2015

I am an IBMer, as of 1/28/2015 I watched it happen at Dubuque, IA. Whole teams were cut. Other teams had 5 to 7 people let go. It is a Bloodbath.

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